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Deaths from ischaemic stroke due to tobacco use highest in China, India and Russia

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 12:33

A new report suggests that deaths from ischaemic stroke (IS) due to tobacco use in China, India, and Russia together are higher than the total for all the world`s other countries combined.

Insomniacs may be at higher stroke risk

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 11:36

A new study has revealed that the risk of stroke may be much higher in people with insomnia than those who don`t have a sleeping problem.

Women who eat fruits, vegetables have healthier arteries

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 20:07

A new study suggests that women who ate a diet high in fresh fruits and vegetables as young adults were much less likely to have plaque build-up in their arteries 20 years later, compared with those who consumed lower amounts of these foods.

New protein markers identified that could help understand heart disease better

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 20:01

Researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Murray, Utah, have found that elevated levels of two recently identified proteins in the body are inflammatory markers and indicators of the presence of cardiovascular disease.

Genetic markers could help predict stroke in patients with heart disease

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 11:49

Researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City have identified a biological process that could help physicians predict when someone with heart disease is likely to have a heart attack in the near future.

Too much alcohol ups stroke risk in men

Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 18:03

A new study has revealed that consuming alcohol more frequently than twice a week increases the risk of stroke mortality in men.

How to cope with fatigue after a stroke

Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 14:37

New research suggests that dreams of returning to everyday life as it was before the stroke may contribute to the patients` experiences of fatigue and that it may be a help to establish new routines instead of trying to regain old ones.

Blocking immune response may reduce disability after stroke

Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 21:32

Stroke is the fourth-leading killer in the world and an important cause of permanent disability.

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